Rosario Murillo

Poet, Author

1951 –

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Who is Rosario Murillo?

Rosario Murillo is a Nicaraguan poet and revolutionary who fought in the Sandinista revolution in 1979. She is also the wife of current President Daniel Ortega and is the First Lady of Nicaragua, a title she also held in 1985 when her husband became President 6 years after the Sandinista National Liberation Front overthrew the Somoza dynasty. Murillo serves as the Nicaraguan government's lead spokeswoman, government minister, head of the Sandinista Association of Cultural Workers and Communications Coordinator of the Council on Communication and Citizenry. A polyglot, she speaks Spanish, English, Italian and French; she also has the ability to read German.

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Born
Jun 22, 1951
Managua
Also known as
  • First lady Rosario Murillo
Spouses
Nationality
  • Nicaragua
Profession
Education
  • National Autonomous University of Nicaragua

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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